Jessica Murray’s America in Transition

Jessica Murray’s incisive astrological commentary on America and global politics, articles listed below. Older articles are listed here.


summer solstice 2012 grand cross

Summer Solstice 2012—Europe, China and the USA are in the Grand Cross crosshairs. Who will be hit the hardest?

Life After Oil

by Jessica Murray on May 1, 2012

Pluto, the USA and peak oil

The USA, the Uranus-Pluto square and the global politics of Peak Oil

The Sixties 2.0

by Jessica Murray on April 1, 2012

Astrology of flower power, 1960s

Uranus-Pluto, sponsors of the revolutionary 1960s, now provoke a new process of social transformation.

America Dreaming

by Jessica Murray on March 1, 2012

Astrology - Cardinal Crossroads

Neptune and Chiron in Pisces: will Americans find true inspiration, or settle for the Hallmark card version?

Neptune in Pisces

Neptune’s entry into Pisces ushers in Phase II of these momentous, demanding Cardinal Cross years.

Uranus-Pluto square

Whatever else 2012 might be, for Western astrology it marks a point of no return.

Ninety-Nine Per Cent

by Jessica Murray on December 1, 2011

We are the 99 percent

A brilliant piece of anti-branding heralds the sweeping changes of the Uranus-Pluto square, leading up to the U.S. Pluto Return in 2022.

Neptune conjunct USA moon - tantrum time

In November, the USA Neptune-Moon conjunction has its last hurrah.

Sharing the Dark Crown

by Jessica Murray on October 1, 2011

Pluto, new astrological co-ruler of oil

Jessica suggests that Pluto, lord of the underworld and master of obsessions, is also a patron of oil.

Dreams Only Money Can Buy

by Jessica Murray on September 1, 2011

Pluto direct in Capricorn, Grand Cross, Autumnal Equinox 2011

Pluto stationing direct mid-month illuminates America’s an economic and ethical disintegration.